Woody as Woody, Nick Douglas

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The Eternal Shame of Your First Online Handle ›


This is a fun and somewhat cringe-inducing piece.

A friend recently reminded me of my first AOL screen name: beachebumm85. Cheeseball for sure, but when I was 14, I thought it was so clever. Because I lived at the Jersey Shore and loved the beach and all.

What was yours?

cherryblossom, and abz86

I took this at the famous Luang Prabang Night Market in Laos. 

This was taken in Burkina Faso. The string tied around the girl’s body is to protect against evil spirits. It will be removed when it is believed her spirit has fully developed. Around age 7 or 8. She is also wearing waist beads. She will wear waist beads her whole life. When she is older they will be only for her husband to see. 

Girl Lilikoi: A New Kind of Buyer's Remorse ›


I had interesting experience while getting dressed the other day that introduced me to a new kind of buyer’s remorse.

I was rummaging through my closet in search of a clean, semi-presentable shirt that would convey my “I’m a professional writer, I swear, but I don’t give a frell what I look…

Posted by a truly inspiring friend (really, the only kind I want to have)! Thank you Casey!

Conversation with Kelly while eating ice cream..

  • Me: ah, brain freeze
  • Kelly: stick your finger in it. it helps.
  • Me: ok
  • Kelly: not your nose! your ice cream.
  • Me: oops.

This was taken in a district on the outskirts of Beijing, about 2 hours from the city’s center.

I took this in a very small village in Burkina Faso, West Africa. This boy was waiting for his mother who was in the mosque. We communicated through the little French I remembered from high school.

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